washington palm
Washingtonia robusta
ORIGIN: Desert mountain valleys
of Sonoma and Baha Mexico.

GROWTH RATE: Fast

WATER: Evenly moist; regular
irrigation; drought tolerant once
established.

LIGHT: Full sun

MATURE HEIGHT: To 60'

FROND TYPE: Palmate

COLD TOLERANCE: 20 degrees

USES: Formal groups; street
plantings; container plant when
young.

OTHER: A good, tough palm. It
does have sharp tooth like spines
on the petiole of the frond.